Not South, not east, not even west. We'r talking' The North Face, people who create clothing, ski-ware, outerwear, fleeces, coats, shirt, footwear, and high grade equipment to feed the adventuring soul in all of us. Since it's inception in 1968 by Douglas Tompkins. T.N.F. has been at the cutting edge of the mountain face, with innovations avalanching from GORE-TEX materials to specialist mountaineering equipment. T.N.F. create well thought out, stylish and ingenious gear and clothing for Skier's, Climbers and blokes with beards.